Clopidogrel

Active ingredient description

Clopidogrel is a prodrug, one of whose metabolites is an inhibitor of platelet aggregation. Clopidogrel must be metabolised by CYP450 enzymes to produce the active metabolite that inhibits platelet aggregation.

Medicine classification

This medicinal substance has been classified in the anatomical therapeutic chemical (ATC) classification according to its main therapeutic use as follows:

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Classification
Clopidogrel
B Blood and blood forming organs → B01 Antithrombotic agents → B01A Antithrombotic agents → B01AC Platelet aggregation inhibitors excl. heparin
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Medicines

Clopidogrel is the active ingredient of these drugs:

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Clopidogrel is also found within below combination drugs:

CLOPIN DUO , CLOPIWIN PLUS , COPLAVIX , DUOCOVER , DUOPLAVIN , DUOPLIDOGREL , PIAX PLUS ASPIRIN

Product monographs

Medicine agencies around the world have authorized marketing of this active ingredient according to these medication package inserts (MPIs):

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Structural formula

Graphic representation of the active ingredient's molecular structure

3D molecular structure

3D representation of the active ingredient's molecular structure

Unique ingredient identifier (UNII)

A74586SNO7 - CLOPIDOGREL

CAS registry number

113665-84-2 - clopidogrel

120202-66-6 - Clopidogrel sulfate

SNOMED-CT

386952008 - Clopidogrel (substance)